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Psychological Studies (Conversion) MSc

Psychological Studies (Conversion) MSc

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Psychology (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited conversion programme is designed to provide you with a broad and critical awareness of psychological theory and practice. You will be provided with opportunities which allow you to focus on aspects of psychology with particular relevance to your own experience and interests.

WHY THIS PROGRAMME

  • You will study the fundamental and specialised theories, principles and concepts, which are informed by developments at the forefront of research in psychology.
  • You will utilise a significant range of skills, techniques, practices and materials, which are associated with psychology.
  • This is a conversion degree for students who have no previous studies in the area of psychology. You will have the opportunity of a change in direction, to pursue a career, either academic or professional, in psychology.
  • Successful completion of this programme makes you eligible for BPS Graduate Basis for Chartered membership (GBC).

CAREER PROSPECTS

As this programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society, you are eligible for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership of the Society (GBC). Our graduates have successfully progressed to further academic study and professional training in the field of psychology. Graduate final destinations after completing further mandatory study include clinical, educational and counselling psychologists, and research associate.

Modules

In this course the key theories and experiments in cognitive psychology will be covered with a focus on the areas of memory, language and decision making. To introduce the student to key theories and experiments in cognitive psychology with a focus on the areas of language, memory, thinking and problem solving.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

10,000

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

23,950

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in any subject.

University information

The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The university has over 7,000 postgraduate students from 140 countries around the world, taking up taught and research degrees. Study options vary from Financial Economics...more